Arçelik A.Ş. Purchasing Directorate follows out processes and activities in accordance with ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 50001 Management System Standards. Purchasing Directorate plans the activities, which meet external and internal customer expectations according to Arçelik A.Ş. vision, strategic targets, policy and business ethics, and the actions providing continuous improvement, and Purchasing Directorate takes auditing, monitoring and improvement responsibility by incorporating suppliers in to this process.
In addition, Arçelik A.Ş. Purchasing Directorate was awarded the "CIPS Corporate Certification" which is a global accreditation given to ensure excellence in purchasing management for approximately 130 companies in the world on March 2014. Arçelik A.Ş. completed the process in a short time and succeeded to become one of the few certified companies as the current purchasing policies, processes, and application-examples fulfill expectations.
Arçelik A.Ş. purchasing processes were reviewed under 5 main groups and 110 different criteria including "Leadership and Organization", "Strategy", "People", "Process and Systems", "Performance Measurement and Management" in the evaluation by CIPS company.
Suppliers’ compliance with business ethics and Arçelik A.Ş.’s responsibilty about this topic were reviewed in 5 of 110 criteria and evaluated as a successful process.
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